Murphys Lake

Canal Street, Thurmaston, LE4 8AA, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

There are upwards of 140 Carp in the lake, about 10 are between 30lbs to 40lbs.  Around 45 7lbs-20lbs Carp introduced during 2007-2009.As well as Carp there are Bream up to 16lbs, Tench up to 14lbs, Pike up to 20lbs as well as Perch and Roach.There is a 4 rod limit per member, all baits are okay and bait boats allowed but don’t cross the lake and obviously it’s a water ski club so don’t cast into ski course. You’ll be provided with keys for the two gates to get in by car, gates must be kept locked at all times and the water ski club runs a rota during the Summer so there always someone on-site.Please drive 5 MPH on the way in as access is via a public foot path.

Carp to 40lb
Tench up to 14lbs
Pike up to 20lbs

Address: Canal Street, Thurmaston, LE4 8AA, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

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John upfold - 22nd May 2021 at 12:14pm

Are there day tickets and can one car park near the swims - I am registered disabled walking can e a problem for me


Neal Baker - 31st Jan 2021 at 8:30pm

How much is the yearly membership please

Neal baker - replied on 1st Feb 2021 at 7:20pm

How much is the yearly membership please ?


Anonymous - 12nd Dec 2018 at 3:49pm

I have 2 questions 1. What is the situation regarding cars and the swims? and 2. Is there a time limit on the duration of a fishing trip? Thank you John Dolling


Anonymous - 5th Sep 2018 at 12:40pm

Is this a members only lake please or can you book and fish? Thanks

Andy Rogers - replied on 15th Jan 2021 at 4:31am

Could you please tell me if there is a contact number or e mail address to apply for membership, thanks

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Karlo - Reviewed 28th Feb 2018 at 4:59pm

I fished murphys lake last time 1999 last fish was 32.5 lb I think I was the first one to catch a 30 the lake record at 33.8lb

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